Agriculture

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  • Fertilizer that fizzles in a homemade bomb could save lives around the world

    A Sandia engineer who trained U.S. soldiers to avoid improvised explosive devices (IEDs) has developed a fertilizer that helps plants grow but can’t detonate a bomb. It’s an alternative to ammonium nitrate, an...

  • Smart agriculture

    Climate change, population growth and increasingly scarce resources are putting agriculture under pressure. Farmers must harvest as much as possible from the smallest possible land surface. Until now, the industry confronted...

  • The Shedfarm Project

    The Shedfarm Project is the first in a series of efforts which work to mitigate or eliminate poverty by developing and deploying infrastructure that provides food, water, electricity and anything else that is required free...

  • Cogenra Solar Completes Solar Cogeneration Installation for General Hydroponics

    Cogenra Solar, a supplier of renewable energy solutions and distributed solar cogeneration systems, declared that it has completed the solar cogeneration installation at General Hydroponics, a producer of nutrients and...

  • Vertical Harvest of Jackson Hole Will Grow Organic Produce Even in the Winter

    Fresh tomatoes in the middle of the winter in a ski town? Don't discount the idea too quickly - a group of foodophiles in Jackson Hole, Wyoming are raising funds to build a three-story vertical garden to grow produce all...